The Spider's Stratagem

  • 1970
  • 1 HR 37 MIN
  • NR
  • Drama

Originally produced for Italian TV, but released theatrically, Bernardo Bertolucci's THE SPIDER'S STRATAGEM is a mysterious, moody,and richly textured adaptation of Jose Luis Borges's short story,"Theme of the Traitor and the Hero," with the story transposed from Ireland to Italy, and continuing the themes of fascism, conformity, and identity from Bertolucci's...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (3 Credits)
Eduardo de Gregorio
Marilu Parolini
Source (1 Credit)
Jorge Luis Borges
Producer (1 Credit)
Giovanni Bertolucci
Cinematographer (2 Credits)
Franco Di Giacomo
Editor (1 Credit)
Roberto Perpignani
Art Director (1 Credit)
Maria Paola Maino
Sound (1 Credit)
Giorgio Pellovi

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